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NCAA | Matt Purke struggling with velocity

Texas Christian University SP Matt Purke, who is widely viewed as one of the top three draft prospects, is struggling with his velocity, Baseball America's Aaron Fitt reports. Purke, who usually tops out around 96 mph, has been throwing his fastball around 84-86 mph. A scout commented in the third inning of his last start that Purke's arm slot dropped noticeably, and his stuff flattened out.

2011-04-18 06:52:10 | Source: Baseball America - Aaron Fitt

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